2018 – December Releases

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2018 YEAR IN REVIEW

By |2019-01-02T13:24:26+00:00December 28th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The Catholic League's 2018 Year in Review is now available. It contains an overview of some of our most important victories over the last year, including the defeat of an anti-Catholic judge in Connecticut, a change in leadership at the National Endowment for the Arts, our victory in court defending the due process rights of accused [...]

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“TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD” INSULTS CHRISTIANS

By |2018-12-28T14:25:27+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the Broadway play, "To Kill a Mockingbird": "To Kill a Mockingbird" is a Broadway play based on the best-selling 1960 book by Harper Lee. In 1962, the book was faithfully adapted for the big screen, and it also went over big with the public. The play, however, takes liberties [...]

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CATHOLIC MALE JUDICIAL NOMINEE ATTACKED

By |2018-12-26T17:35:29+00:00December 26th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the nomination of Brian C. Buescher for a federal district judge post: Senators Kamala Harris and Mazie Hirono have raised questions regarding the suitability of Brian C. Buescher to be seated as a federal district judge. They have a problem with his sex and his religion. Their concerns are [...]

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MEDIA REFUSE TO HOLD CBS ACCOUNTABLE

By |2018-12-21T16:34:00+00:00December 21st, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the way the media are treating CBS: The CBS board of directors was given a verbal report this week on the sexual recklessness of their pope, CBS Chairman and CEO Les Moonves. But no one, save for the board, is allowed to see the full report. CBS employees are [...]

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ILLINOIS AG REPORT REEKS OF POLITICS

By |2018-12-20T19:47:40+00:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a report by the Office of the Illinois Attorney General on the Catholic Church: Catholics are being played again, this time in Illinois. Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has released a report by her office on sexual abuse by the Catholic clergy in Illinois. Before addressing her report, consider [...]

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“MARY MAGDALENE” MOVIE FIZZLES

By |2018-12-20T19:47:30+00:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the fate of the movie, "Mary Magdalene": "Mary Magdalene" made the big screen in the U.K. and Australia, but it never made it to the U.S. That's largely because the film was left in limbo when the Weinstein Company, the movie's American distributor, crashed following the arrest of Harvey-the-predator-Weinstein. [...]

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“THE GUEST BOOK” IS INSIGHTFUL

By |2018-12-20T13:41:53+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on last night's episode of the TBS Show, "The Guest Book": In the December 18 episode of the TBS sitcom, "The Guest Book," the plot centered around a character named Dave who is having marital problems with his wife. As he is about to start a fight with her, he [...]

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DAVID BROOKS CROSSED THE LINE

By |2018-12-19T15:13:25+00:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an article in today's New York Times: There is a column in today's New York Times by David Brooks on the demise of The Weekly Standard that demands a response. The neo-conservative magazine closed for several reasons, among them being the decision by its editor in chief, Stephen Hayes, [...]

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BOY SCOUTS TOOK THE INCLUSION BAIT

By |2018-12-17T14:59:43+00:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the fate of the Boy Scouts: The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is exploring the possibility of declaring bankruptcy. How could an organization which had roughly 5.5 million members in the early 1970s, and now commands only 2.3 million, collapse so rapidly? Several factors are at work, but none [...]

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WASHINGTON POST COLUMNIST GETS IT WRONG

By |2018-12-17T13:41:49+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a Washington Post column that appeared yesterday: Washington Post columnist Margaret Sullivan wrote a particularly flawed piece that appeared on the front page of the Style section in yesterday's edition of the newspaper. She is not happy that the conviction of Australian Cardinal George Pell on charges of sexual [...]

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